College Admissions Info

University of Pennsylvania, ‘19
BS, Economics

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

Penn '19 - Questbridge National College Match Recipient to the University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School of Business... Love Batman and Sleeping in Class
From: Miami , Florida
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 9 schools
Accepted At: UPenn
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Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish, French, Portuguese

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1360
Highest SAT: 1920
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High School Performance

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Top 1%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America), Student Council / Government, French Club, National Honor Society, Political Campaign
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Work experience
650 Words
I’m Loving It A customer is screaming, I try to tune her out as I attempt to take the order of another customer, I say the usual line "Hi welcome to McDonalds would you like to try the new clubhouse burger," fortunately it's a quick order, unfortunately the angry customer is still there... From what I gather this all originated from not receiving bacon on her Bacon Cheddar McChicken even after all the attempts to remedy the situation my...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
8 Words
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School of Business

Additional Essay Details:
649 Words
When I was younger, I loved to watch CNBC. I didn’t really understand what was happening; hundreds of numbers flashing through the screen, the kinetic and professional people talking about obscure concepts like TARP, (Troubled Asset Relief Program) the DOW (Dow Jones Industrial Average) plunging as the monthly unemployment figures showed hundreds of thousands job lost with everything happening within the beautiful background of the New York Stock Exchange. I only knew superficial knowledge of how our economy worked;...

College Admissions Advice

List of schools I interviewed with and my interview experience
104 Words
Interviews are supposedly straight forward, they want to get to know the student behind the data. My Brown interview was amazing, the guy was a history major and we instantly clicked...

What I’d change about my application process
203 Words
My dream was always to go to Harvard but I have always worried about money issues and didn't want to burden my family with any college money issues so one of my best friends suggested Questbridge. I started doing my research on Questbridge and despite not having Harvard as I partner school I decided that having a potentially guaranteed financial aid...

Why I ultimately chose my school
135 Words
Penn was never my dream school but in September of 2014 they offered me something that completely changed both my mind and image. PEEP, the Penn Early Exploration Program was a fly in program and I was lucky enough to be accepted,...

My advice about getting recommenders
53 Words
Choose the teachers that you are the closest too. The ones you know have your back...

What set me apart from other applicants
107 Words
I'm a low income hispanic student that's high achieving and extremely involved in both my community and school. Lots of extra curriculars with passion in each of them and officer positions. Almost...